9 days in Ghana Itinerary

9 days in Ghana Itinerary

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1
Busua
— 1 day
2
Cape Coast
— 2 nights
3
Accra
— 4 nights
4
Kumasi
— 2 nights

1
day
Busua

Busua ©
On the 31st (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Fort Metal Cross and then enjoy the sand and surf at Busua Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Busua trip planner.

Accra to Busua is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In July in Busua, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can drive to Cape Coast.

Things to do in Busua

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

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Fort Metal Cross
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Fort Metal Cross ©
Fort Metal Cross

2
nights
Cape Coast

Cape Coast ©
While it may seem like a regular fishing port at first glance, Cape Coast bears traces of the Portuguese, British, Danish, Swedish, and the Dutch colonists who variously ruled here.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kakum National Park and then stroll through Monkey Forest Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun): browse the exhibits of Cape Coast Castle, step into the grandiose world of Elmina Castle, and then steep yourself in history at Fort St. Jago.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Cape Coast journey planner.

Drive from Busua to Cape Coast in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Accra.

Things to do in Cape Coast

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Elmina
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Kakum National Park ©
Kakum National Park
Cape Coast Castle ©
Cape Coast Castle
Elmina Castle ©
Elmina Castle

4
nights
Accra

Accra ©
On a tour of Accra, you can experience the vivacious and dynamic atmosphere of Ghana's sprawling capital city, a commercial and tourist hub of the region.
Take a break from Accra with a short trip to Art without borders gallery in Kokrobite, about 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Bojo Beach, browse the different shops at Accra Mall, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Ghana, and stroll through Kokrobite Beach.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Accra online visit planner.

You can drive from Cape Coast to Accra in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Kumasi.

Things to do in Accra

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Legon Botanical Gardens, Art without borders gallery
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Labadi Pleasure Beach ©
Labadi Pleasure Beach
Bojo Beach ©
Bojo Beach
Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park ©
Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park

2
nights
Kumasi

Kumasi ©
A bustling center of trade and culture, Kumasi remains among Ghana's liveliest and most significant urban centers.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): buy something for everyone on your list at Kumasi City Mall, thenexamine the collection at Manhyia Palace Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Prempeh II Museum, and finally hunt for treasures at Kejetia Market. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Okomfo Anokye Sword Site, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Wesley Methodist Cathedral, thenlearn about all things military at Kumasi Fort - Ghana Armed Forces Museum, and finally have fun at Rattray Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kumasi trip builder site.

You can fly from Accra to Kumasi in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Kumasi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kumasi

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Kumasi Fort - Ghana Armed Forces Museum ©
Kumasi Fort - Ghana Armed Forces Museum
Wesley Methodist Cathedral ©
Wesley Methodist Cathedral
Kumasi City Mall ©
Kumasi City Mall

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